Meaning of STORM in English


Function: intransitive verb

Date: 15th century

1 a : to blow with violence b : to rain, hail, snow, or sleet vigorously

2 : to attack by storm < storm ed ashore at zero hour>

3 : to be in or to exhibit a violent passion : RAGE < storm ing at the unusual delay>

4 : to rush about or move impetuously, violently, or angrily <the mob storm ed through the streets>

transitive verb : to attack, take, or win over by storm < storm a fort>

synonyms see ATTACK

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.